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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier

Dave comedy about worries. 18 episodes (2 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Jon Richardson.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Thursday 23rd April at 11:40pm.

Series 2

Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Lucy Beaumont, Jon Richardson, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Joe Wilkinson. Copyright: Talkback.

1. The Self

First broadcast: Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Jon is joined by Joe Wilkinson, Lucy Beaumont and Kiri Pritchard-McLean to address worries to do with The Self. Has Joe fallen in with a bad crowd? Is Jon having a midlife crisis? And are any of them an undercover psychopath? Lucy forces Jon to endure a professional photo shoot with her, and at the end of the show, Joe and Jon experience the ultimate midlife crisis.

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Jessie Cave, Darren Harriott, Jon Richardson, Richard Osman. Copyright: Talkback.

2. Modern Living

First broadcast: Wednesday 10th July 2019

Jon Richardson and guests Richard Osman, Jessie Cave and Darren Harriott discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with modern living - has inventing got out of hand, is magic dead, and what's lurking in Jon's search history?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Roisin Conaty, Lucy Beaumont, Russell Howard. Copyright: Talkback.

3. Leisure Time

First broadcast: Wednesday 17th July 2019

Jon Richardson and guests Russell Howard, Roisin Conaty and Lucy Beaumont discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with leisure time - are pubs dying? What are e-sports? And does Jon have a secret fetish?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Rob Beckett, Ed Gamble, Jon Richardson, Lou Sanders. Copyright: Talkback.

4. Health

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th July 2019

Jon Richardson and guests Rob Beckett, Ed Gamble and Lou Sanders discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with health. Are we due a plague? Is noise a silent killer? And is it really a good idea for Rob to take up boxing?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Angela Barnes, Jamali Maddix, Jon Richardson, Lucy Beaumont. Copyright: Talkback.

5. Consumerism

First broadcast: Wednesday 31st July 2019

Jon Richardson and guests Lucy Beaumont, Angela Barnes and Jamali Maddix discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with Consumerism. Is the High Street dead? Why aren't people recycling? And is it about time Jon got a new look?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Josh Widdicombe, John Robins, Jon Richardson, Holly Walsh. Copyright: Talkback.

6. People

First broadcast: Wednesday 7th August 2019

Jon Richardson and guests Josh Widdicombe, John Robins and Holly Walsh discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with People - are greetings getting out of hand? Are robots doing all our thinking? And how is Josh offending so many people over text?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Morgana Robinson, Jon Richardson, Lolly Adefope, Matt Forde. Copyright: Talkback.

7. The Future

First broadcast: Wednesday 14th August 2019

Morgana Robinson, Lolly Adefope and Matt Forde categorise and rank worries to do with The Future. What will we look like in the future? Will robots steal our jobs? And is Elon Musk really going to nuke Mars?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Phil Wang, Jon Richardson, Sara Pascoe, Catherine Bohart. Copyright: Talkback.

8. Global Affairs

First broadcast: Wednesday 21st August 2019

Sara Pascoe, Phil Wang and Catherine Bohart discuss, categorise and rank worries to do with Global Affairs. Does the world hate Britain? What are micronations? And can Jon survive the end of the world?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Tom Allen, Jon Richardson, Rosie Jones, Matt Forde. Copyright: Talkback.

9. Holidays

First broadcast: Wednesday 28th August 2019

Tom Allen, Rosie Jones and Matt Forde join Jon to ask if they could they survive a foreign prison? Are drones getting out of hand? And can Jon overcome his fear of public nudity?

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Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier. Image shows from L to R: Ivo Graham, James Acaster, Jon Richardson, Rebecca Front. Copyright: Talkback.

10. Planet Earth

First broadcast: Wednesday 4th September 2019

Jon Richardson and guests James Acaster, Rebecca Front and Ivo Graham address Jon's worries to do with Planet Earth - is the world keeping secrets from us? Is it getting smaller? And more importantly, is it totally screwed? Ivo puts his primal instincts to the test when he hunts roadkill in Cornwall, and at the end of the show, Jon does his bit to save the planet... with a pub quiz. And resident futurologist Mark Stevenson joins Jon and his guests, while Dr Jon Copley discusses the deep sea.

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